ciclone

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ciclo- +‎ -one

Noun[edit]

ciclone m (plural cicloni)

  1. cyclone
  2. whirlwind

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Portuguese[edit]

ciclone

Etymology[edit]

From English cyclone, coined by Henry Piddington based on Ancient Greek κύκλος (kúklos, circle), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷékʷlos (circle, wheel).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ciclone m (plural ciclones)

  1. cyclone (rotating system of winds)

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